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South Sudanese refugees could surpass 1 million this year

It was not immediately known how many Indians were onboard the second aircraft. This is the right time. South Sudan looks to be on the brink of yet another bl...


Nice attack: Hero halts killer's rampage by jumping into the truck

Bouhlel does not appear to have been known to intelligence services and was not on a watch-list, according to the Nice-Matin newspaper. The Independent quote...


Hamid Ansari meets Mongolian leaders at ASEM

In Brussels, EU member states were wrangling over a joint response to the ruling, with three of the bloc's 28 countries blocking a statement that would support ...


What we know about Nice attacker Mohamed Bouhlel

AFP correspondent Robert Holloway was among the crowds celebrating France's national day on Nice's Promenade des Anglais when the nightmare began. Bouhlel was...


Developer Of Nintendo's Pokemon GO Aiming For Rollout To 200 Markets Soon

Pokemon GO is a great game to play and kill time, but lacks some of the features that are present in the mainstream games and the TV series. The augmented-re...


Philip May: Five things you didn't know about the PM's husband

In May 2010, she finally entered government, when the newly victorious Cameron made her home secretary. The couple met at a Conservative Association disco at Ox...


European Union hopes PCA's ruling helps with East Sea dispute settlemen

But 10-member ASEAN , whose unity has increasingly come under strain in the shadow of Beijing's expanding presence in the South China Sea , could not find c...


Rihanna Cancels Show In Nice Following Terror Attacks

But whatever the motivation, it was horrific and deadly. European Council president Donald Tusk said it was a "tragic paradox" that the victims of the att...


Juno preps for cosmic date with Jupiter

After five years and $1.1 billion, NASA's Juno spacecraft has, at long last, entered Jupiter's orbit . NASA Director of Planetary Science Jim Green exp...


It's Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter

Pence, who is running for re-election, faces a noon Friday deadline to withdraw from the race. Pence had already flown to NY before Trump announced the postp...


Theresa May Becomes British Prime Minister

Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May speaks outside 10 Downing Street in central London on July 13, 2016 . Earlier Wednesday, Queen Elizabeth II offi...


NATO, Russian ambassadors meet to keep dialogue open

Wednesday's meeting of the NATO-Russia Council was exceptional not for any expected agreements, but simply for the fact that it was happening at all. A prime ...


Americans among 84 killed in France attack

Passengers were forced to leave the airport and wait outside as soldiers conducted a sweep. 'Customs officer @ Nice airport says reason for evacuation is pack...


Nine killed by opposition in Aleppo says SOHR

Rebels were relying on the road for supplies and access, and its severing effectively put opposition-held areas under siege, where at least 250,000 people live....


North Korea detains person it alleges is South Korean spy

It's common practice for foreigners or North Koreans to be paraded in front of the media and deliver choreographed and apparently scripted public confessions ...


Trump makes it official: Mike Pence is his running mate

Pence , 57, who said he voted for Ted Cruz in Indiana's Republican primary on May 3, endorsed Trump shortly after the NY businessman's big win in the Hoosier St...


Allies Surprised, Angry at British Foreign Secretary Choice

Another new department is that of worldwide trade, indicating the importance of striking new trade agreements in the wake of Brexit , and the man in charge wil...


USA tries to defuse South China Sea strife with subtle diplomacy

The Permanent Court of Arbitration, an global tribunal established under the authority of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea or UNCLOS, to whic...


Iraqis defy ban to rally for change

Thousands of Iraqis defied warnings from authorities and rallied in the heart of Baghdad on Friday, renewing pressure on the government to carry out reforms t...


Euro 2016 final: How to watch France vs

France's Dimitri Payet, center, heads a ball during a training session at the stadium in Clairefontaine, France , Saturday, July 9, 2016. Paul Pogba went in...


Embattled Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on ballot for party leadership vote

The Labour leadership election operates on a One Member One Vote (OMOV) system following changes made by Ed Miliband in the wake of the 2014 Collins Report. But...


Trump delays VP announcement, citing France attacks

But until an offer is made and accepted, nothing is for certain in this very fluid situation. Gingrich also held a Facebook discussion on the "VP selection proc...


Turnbull Declares Victory Even as Australia Vote Outcome Unclear

But it is not yet known if the coalition will win enough seats in the House of Representatives to form a majority government or whether the country will have a ...


If you're not nice, coffee shop charges you more

A coffee shop in Roanoke, Virginia charges customers more for a cup of joe if they're mean! Being polite has it's perks...and in this case it can keep a few...


Russian and Assad regime airstrikes kill 37 in North-West Syria

Friday's violence arrived at the end of a 72-hour cease-fire imposed by the Syrian army on Wednesday - a pact that observers say had little impact on the fighti...


Kerry urges Putin to cooperate on Islamic State

The Secretary expressed concern about repeated violations of the cessation of hostilities by the Syrian regime. The plan would also include the United Stat...


Bangladesh bans broadcasting of Zakir Naik's Peace TV

Bangladeshi English-language paper Dhaka Tribune reported Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu as announcing the government's decision today after a Cabinet c...


Amarnath yatra remains suspended for second day from Jammu

Eyewitnesses told CNS that two persons including a pilgrim and Kashmiri driver died while 28 Yatri's injured when a bus (JK02A-5365) from Baltal to Jammu collid...


Philippines Won't Sacrifice Sea Feud Victory in China Talks

Mr. Duterte, who took office June 30, said Mr. Ramos, 88 years old and a widely respected statesman, was one of many people he planned to consult on how to foll...


Nice Attack: What We Know So Far

The Paris prosecutor's office opened an investigation for "murder and attempted murder in an organized group linked to a terrorist enterprise". France has liv...


Brady to drop appeal, serve 4-game 'Deflategate' suspension

Despite their best efforts, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his legal representation did not receive the word they were hoping for on Wednesday a...


PM to chair Inter-State Council meeting

The meeting is expected to be attended by all chief ministers. "The ISC meeting would be held tomorrow (Saturday) following the pressure of many states". The ...


2 military aircraft sent to S Sudan to evacuate Indians

The United Nations Children's Fund ( UNICEF ) and partners are providing urgent life-saving assistance to thousands of people displaced by last weekend's heavy ...


Auto bomb kills nine in Rashidiya, north of Baghdad

Further north, Iraqi forces have taken back Qayara airbase, which they will use as a staging ground for the main push on Mosul, the largest city under Islamic S...


Seven killed, 11 injured in vehicle bomb attack near Baghdad

A few days later, militants attacked a Shia shrine in Balad, north of Baghdad, killing 40 people, and on Tuesday, a suicide bomber struck a market near the capi...


Labour leadership contender says Britain should vote again on Brexit

Labour leadership contender Owen Smith wants a second public vote to approve any Brexit deal the United Kingdom strikes with the European Union, according to a ...


Government reaches out to Congress over GST passage

Mr Jaitley, who has said the GST (Goods and Services Tax) will add up to two percentage points to economic growth once it replaces a tangle of state and central...


President Obama offers United States assistance after at least

According to Le Figaro website, the truck entered a section of the promenade closed to traffic by driving onto a pavement and around a metal barrier. He said:...


At least 84 killed in French terror attack; more than 100 injured

France will begin a three-day period of mourning on Saturday. "I admit, as I went to bed last night I was thinking that it was a pleasant surprise that we'd g...


French Unity Cracks as Opposition Slams Nice Security Response

He confirmed the identity of the attacker as 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, who he said was married and had a family. The driver was killed by polic...


Central Texas father, son killed in France attack

Hollande rushed to Nice , 690 kilometers (490 miles) south of Paris, to offer his condolences after the emergency meeting. The incident comes eight months af...


American father and son killed in Nice attack while on family vacation

At least two Americans and 10 children were among the 84 people killed in an attack with a truck on Bastille Day at the waterfront where people had gathered t...


South China Sea ruling will intensify conflict, Beijing envoy tells US

According to the PCA's ruling announced on July 12, China's claim to historic rights for waters within the nine-dash line is contrary to the 1982 UNCLOS. But Ch...


China insists on right to declare air defense zone

China's envoy to the US, Mr. Cui Tiankai has said that Court of Arbitration (PCA) decision on South China Sea will intensify conflict and stated that China is c...


French truck attack at Bastille celebrations in Nice

French prime minister Manuel Valls has declared three days of mourning and the Tricolore flag is being flown at half mast across the country. "Thank God we de...


America has to do something to stop South Sudan's bloody unraveling

Noting that the overall planning figure had risen from 867,239 to 973,000, the regional refugee coordinator said that in the first four months of this year, c...


Egypts Foreign Minister Visits Israel to Talk about Matters of Mutual Concern

During the press conference with Prime Minister Netanyahu, he said, "Today I am in Israel to continue this dialogue". On June 29, Mr Shoukry met Palesti...


This Genius Mom Just Reinvented Pokémon Go For Wine Lovers Everywhere

Check out her video for Chardonnay Go! on You Tube: Dena Plays Chardonnay Go! Comedian Dena Blizzard is known for her one-woman off-Broadway show, One Fu...


Texas Baby Infected With Zika Virus Born With Microcephaly

The virus also can be spread during sexual intercourse with a male partner or from mother to her unborn child, which could cause birth defects. " Microcephaly...


President Obama: America 'Not as Divided as Some Have Suggested'

But he concluded that with the multifaceted efforts being made, "NATO is as strong, as nimble and as ready as ever". Obama said the Dallas police force reduce...